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Featured: Black Interest

HNIC (limited edition signed package)

Prodigy, from the legendary hip-hop group Mobb Deep, launches Akashic’s new Infamous Books imprint with a story of loyalty, vengeance, and greed.

Black Lotus 2: The Vow

After the death of a police officer, assassin Kahllah (a.k.a. the Black Lotus) is forced out of retirement in an attempt to clear her name while outrunning a mysterious enemy.

Now available for preorder. All preorders will ship on or before November 3, 2020.

Loving Donovan

A long-awaited reissue of this deeply thoughtful novel about hope, forgiveness, and the cost of loving Donovan, a complex man with a shattered history.

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VIRTUAL EVENT: Ian F. Svenonius — POWERHOUSE arena, Brooklyn, NY

7/6/20, 7:00pm

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VIRTUAL EVENT: Mr. Fish — WORD Bookstore, Brooklyn, NY

7/7/20, 7:00pm

Mr. Fish and contributors Wes Tyrell and Sara Award present Long Story Short in a virtual launch; hosted by WORD Bookstore.

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